Easton’s Bible Dictionary

Uzzi : the Lord is my strength.

  1. The son of Bukki, and a descendant of Aaron (1 Chronicles 6:5,51; Ezra 7:4).
  2. A grandson of Issachar (1 Chronicles 7:2,3).
  3. A son of Bela, and grandson of Benjamin (1 Chronicles 7:7).
  4. A Benjamite, a chief in the tribe (1 Chronicles 9:8).
  5. A son of Bani. He had the oversight of the Levites after the return from captivity (Nehemiah 11:22).
  6. The head of the house of Jedaiah, one of "the chief of the priests" (Nehemiah 12:19).
  7. A priest who assisted in the dedication of the walls of Jerusalem (Nehemiah 12:42).
Related Resources
  • Hitchcocks’s Bible Names
  • Smith’s Bible Dictionary